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Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam

Faculty of Behavior and Movement Sciences

Van der Boechorststraat 7 1081 BT




The Faculty of Behavior and Movement Sciences is housed in the Medical Faculty building, situated between the VU University main building and VUmc Hospital building. (see map below)


From Central Station Express tram 51 (16 minutes) Tram 5 (25 minutes) Tram 16 (35 minutes)

From Station Zuid/WTC Express tram 51 (1 minute), direction ‘Amstelveen Westwijk’ Tram 5 (1 minute), direction ‘Amstelveen Binnenhof’ It is a 10 minute walk to the VU from Station Zuid/WTC


The A-10 Amsterdam ring road can be reached from all directions. Follow the A-10 to the Zuid/Amstelveen exit S108. Turn left at the end of the slip road onto Amstelveenseweg: after about three hundred yards (at the VU Hospital building) turn left again onto De Boelelaan. The VU can be reached via city routes S108 and S109.


There is a limited amount of parking space around the VU itself in De Boelelaan, which has parking bays, and also in Karel Lotsylaan. There is paid parking on the VU parking lot to the right of the Hospital Outpatient Clinic. There is even more parking space on the east side of Buitenveldertselaan at the junction with Willem van Weldammelaan, within 5 minutes walking distance of the VU. A number of parking places for the handicapped are reserved in front of the VU Main Building and within its grounds.

Schiphol airport

Travellers arriving at Schiphol can take the train to Station Zuid/WTC (see information above: ‘Public transport: from Station Zuid/WTC).